United States' Carli Lloyd holds the Golden Ball trophy for being the tournament MVP as she stands with tournaments officials after the team beat Japan in the FIFA Women's World Cup soccer championship in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Sunday, July 5, 2015.
United States' Carli Lloyd holds the Golden Ball trophy for being the tournament MVP as she stands with tournaments officials after the team beat Japan in the FIFA Women's World Cup soccer championship in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Sunday, July 5, 2015. Elaine Thompson AP
United States' Carli Lloyd holds the Golden Ball trophy for being the tournament MVP as she stands with tournaments officials after the team beat Japan in the FIFA Women's World Cup soccer championship in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Sunday, July 5, 2015. Elaine Thompson AP

Michelle Kaufman: Inequities persist despite U.S. women’s soccer team’s glory

July 06, 2015 07:30 PM

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About Michelle Kaufman

Michelle Kaufman

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Michelle Kaufman grew up in Miami and graduated from UM in 1987. She has worked at the St. Petersburg Times and the Detroit Free Press and has been with the Miami Herald since 1996. She has covered 13 Olympics and 6 World Cups.